Advisory Board Members
The Excel Academy Advisory Board offers guidance and assistance to the Trustees and organizational leaders on strategic management and educational issues. The Board will also be helpful in advancing Excel’s mission of ensuring students and graduates of Excel succeed in high school and college and are active citizens in their communities. The Board is chaired by a member of the Excel Academy Board of Trustees. Advisory Board members may be invited to meetings of the Board of Trustees but shall have no vote at such meetings.
Susan Passoni, Chair
Excel Academy Founding Governing and Foundation Board Member
Massachusetts State Representative, First Suffolk District
Daniel J. Ryan
Massachusetts State Representative, Second Suffolk District
Boston City Councilor, District One
Former State Representative and Secretary to Governor Baker.
Founding Governing Board Member, Excel Academy Charter Schools
Kearney, Donovan & McGee P.C.
Principal, Polaris Public Relations
Alejandra St. Guillen
Director of the Mayor’s Office of New Bostonians, WTC
Senior Vice President of Institutional Finance, MassDevelopment